Period
to 23 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 132 76 214
Rank change year-on-year -56 +138 -4
Permanent jobs citing PaaS 122 163 107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.99% 3.79% 1.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.50% 8.31% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 113 136 88
10th Percentile £54,000 £56,250 £51,500
25th Percentile £65,000 £73,063 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £87,500 £77,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.86% +12.90% +3.33%
75th Percentile £96,250 £100,625 £87,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £111,250 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £82,500 £85,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% -

PaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,712 1,962 3,383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.21% 45.61% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,431 1,743 3,004
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £33,038
25th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
75th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing PaaS in the City of London.

Salary trend for PaaS in the City of London

PaaS
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing PaaS in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for PaaS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, IT jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 93 (76.23%) Azure
2 86 (70.49%) IaaS
3 64 (52.46%) SaaS
4 56 (45.90%) DevOps
5 53 (43.44%) Kubernetes
6 50 (40.98%) Microsoft
7 43 (35.25%) Terraform
8 38 (31.15%) AWS
9 35 (28.69%) Finance
10 34 (27.87%) SQL
10 34 (27.87%) PowerShell
11 33 (27.05%) CI/CD
12 31 (25.41%) Windows
13 29 (23.77%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (23.77%) Docker
14 27 (22.13%) Python
15 25 (20.49%) .NET
15 25 (20.49%) C#
16 23 (18.85%) Active Directory
16 23 (18.85%) Deployment Automation
17 22 (18.03%) Configuration Management
18 21 (17.21%) Java
19 20 (16.39%) Cybersecurity
20 19 (15.57%) Infrastructure as Code
20 19 (15.57%) ARM Templates
20 19 (15.57%) Windows Server
20 19 (15.57%) Continuous Integration
21 18 (14.75%) Software Engineering
21 18 (14.75%) SQL Server
21 18 (14.75%) Migration

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (11.48%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.28%) Confluence
3 1 (0.82%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.82%) IIS
3 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.64%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 93 (76.23%) Azure
2 86 (70.49%) IaaS
3 64 (52.46%) SaaS
4 38 (31.15%) AWS
5 18 (14.75%) Azure Active Directory
6 16 (13.11%) Azure Monitor
6 16 (13.11%) GCP
6 16 (13.11%) Microsoft 365
7 15 (12.30%) Serverless
8 9 (7.38%) Azure Data Factory
9 7 (5.74%) GitHub
10 6 (4.92%) Azure Sentinel
10 6 (4.92%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 5 (4.10%) Azure Key Vault
11 5 (4.10%) Power Platform
12 4 (3.28%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 4 (3.28%) Azure Service Bus
12 4 (3.28%) Azure Storage
13 3 (2.46%) Azure App Service
13 3 (2.46%) Azure Event Grid
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.48%) Firewall
2 10 (8.20%) WAN
3 7 (5.74%) LAN
4 6 (4.92%) Network Security
4 6 (4.92%) Wireless
5 5 (4.10%) VPN
6 4 (3.28%) DNS
7 3 (2.46%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (1.64%) BGP
8 2 (1.64%) BIG-IP
8 2 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.64%) EIGRP
8 2 (1.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (1.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (1.64%) OSPF
8 2 (1.64%) SD-WAN
8 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.64%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.75%) Azure SQL Database
1 18 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.74%) Data Lake
3 5 (4.10%) Power BI
4 4 (3.28%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.28%) Qlik Sense
4 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.28%) Tableau
5 3 (2.46%) DTS
5 3 (2.46%) OLTP
5 3 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.64%) Big Data
6 2 (1.64%) Cloud Spanner
6 2 (1.64%) Hazelcast
6 2 (1.64%) Redis
7 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.82%) QlikView
7 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (12.30%) Jenkins
2 9 (7.38%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.38%) TeamCity
3 8 (6.56%) GitLab
4 6 (4.92%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.10%) JIRA
6 3 (2.46%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.46%) SpecFlow
6 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.82%) Hudson
7 1 (0.82%) Subversion
7 1 (0.82%) Vagrant
General
1 35 (28.69%) Finance
2 16 (13.11%) Social Skills
3 11 (9.02%) Public Sector
4 7 (5.74%) Retail
5 6 (4.92%) Law
5 6 (4.92%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.28%) Banking
6 4 (3.28%) Legal
7 2 (1.64%) Advertising
7 2 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.64%) Marketing
8 1 (0.82%) Billing
8 1 (0.82%) International Banking
8 1 (0.82%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 49 (40.16%) Architect
2 25 (20.49%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (14.75%) Azure Architect
4 17 (13.93%) Azure Engineer
5 14 (11.48%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (9.02%) Cloud Architect
8 10 (8.20%) Analyst
8 10 (8.20%) Developer
8 10 (8.20%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
9 8 (6.56%) AWS Architect
9 8 (6.56%) Security Architect
10 7 (5.74%) Automation Architect
10 7 (5.74%) Consultant
10 7 (5.74%) Cybersecurity Architect
11 6 (4.92%) Information Security Specialist
11 6 (4.92%) Information Specialist
11 6 (4.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (4.92%) Security Specialist
12 5 (4.10%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.49%) .NET
2 19 (15.57%) ARM Templates
3 8 (6.56%) .NET Framework
4 7 (5.74%) Entity Framework
5 6 (4.92%) .NET Core
5 6 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (4.92%) CSS
5 6 (4.92%) React
5 6 (4.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (4.92%) Web Services
6 5 (4.10%) jQuery
7 3 (2.46%) Kafka
7 3 (2.46%) Middleware
8 2 (1.64%) REST
9 1 (0.82%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET Core
9 1 (0.82%) Dask
9 1 (0.82%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (0.82%) Node.js
9 1 (0.82%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Management Information System
2 12 (9.84%) Public Cloud
3 6 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.92%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.10%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.28%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.28%) Replication
5 4 (3.28%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.46%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.64%) Clustering
7 2 (1.64%) User Experience
8 1 (0.82%) Blog
8 1 (0.82%) Derivative
8 1 (0.82%) Equities
8 1 (0.82%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.82%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.82%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.82%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.41%) Windows
2 19 (15.57%) Windows Server
3 13 (10.66%) Linux
4 10 (8.20%) Windows Server 2016
5 8 (6.56%) Unix
5 8 (6.56%) VMS
5 8 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.82%) CentOS
6 1 (0.82%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.82%) Solaris
6 1 (0.82%) SUSE
6 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (45.90%) DevOps
2 33 (27.05%) CI/CD
3 29 (23.77%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (18.85%) Deployment Automation
5 22 (18.03%) Configuration Management
6 20 (16.39%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (15.57%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (15.57%) Infrastructure as Code
8 18 (14.75%) Microservices
8 18 (14.75%) Migration
8 18 (14.75%) Software Engineering
9 16 (13.11%) Application Security
10 15 (12.30%) Test Automation
11 14 (11.48%) Information Security
11 14 (11.48%) Risk Management
11 14 (11.48%) Security Architecture
12 13 (10.66%) Compliance Audit
12 13 (10.66%) Scrum
12 13 (10.66%) Zero Trust
13 11 (9.02%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 34 (27.87%) PowerShell
1 34 (27.87%) SQL
2 27 (22.13%) Python
3 25 (20.49%) C#
4 21 (17.21%) Java
5 12 (9.84%) Bash
5 12 (9.84%) JavaScript
6 10 (8.20%) Go
6 10 (8.20%) Ruby
7 7 (5.74%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.28%) R
9 3 (2.46%) MATLAB
9 3 (2.46%) PHP
9 3 (2.46%) Scala
9 3 (2.46%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.82%) Ada
10 1 (0.82%) Bicep
10 1 (0.82%) C++
10 1 (0.82%) Java 11
10 1 (0.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (10.66%) CISSP
1 13 (10.66%) GIAC
1 13 (10.66%) SANS
2 10 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.64%) Degree
3 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.82%) CAPM
4 1 (0.82%) CCIE
4 1 (0.82%) CCNA
4 1 (0.82%) CCNP
4 1 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.82%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.82%) MCSE
4 1 (0.82%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.82%) PMP
4 1 (0.82%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) GDPR
2 3 (2.46%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.82%) NIST
4 1 (0.82%) QA
4 1 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (23.77%) Docker
2 23 (18.85%) Active Directory
3 13 (10.66%) Firmware
4 11 (9.02%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.46%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.46%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.82%) KVM
7 1 (0.82%) LXC
7 1 (0.82%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.82%) vSphere
7 1 (0.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 53 (43.44%) Kubernetes
2 43 (35.25%) Terraform
3 18 (14.75%) Ansible
4 15 (12.30%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (8.20%) Puppet
6 6 (4.92%) SCCM
6 6 (4.92%) SCOM
6 6 (4.92%) SCSM
7 4 (3.28%) Grafana
7 4 (3.28%) Prometheus
8 3 (2.46%) Istio
9 2 (1.64%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.82%) CASB
10 1 (0.82%) Consul
10 1 (0.82%) Graphite
10 1 (0.82%) Kibana
10 1 (0.82%) Mesos
10 1 (0.82%) Packer
10 1 (0.82%) Salt
10 1 (0.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (40.98%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.84%) VMware
3 9 (7.38%) Google
4 6 (4.92%) Oracle
5 4 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.46%) Cisco
6 3 (2.46%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.64%) Aruba
7 2 (1.64%) F5
7 2 (1.64%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.64%) Meraki
7 2 (1.64%) Mitel
7 2 (1.64%) Nintex
7 2 (1.64%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.64%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.64%) Splunk
8 1 (0.82%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.82%) Demandware
8 1 (0.82%) New Relic
8 1 (0.82%) SaltStack